Feb 4, 2013 4:00am PST
and phone were left behind in her hotel room. >>> in london today, man will be in court after breaking through a security barrier at buckingham palace and waving two knives around. the queen was not home and the man's motive is not known. >>> and back here, now, to washington, where the state department will officially welcome its new chief. john kerry took the oath of office at a private ceremony on friday with supreme court justice elena kagan presiding. >>> former mayor ed koch will be laid to rest today in new york. former president bill clinton will deliver a tribute. his ceremony will end with the song "new york, new york." his favorite subway stop will be renamed for him. >> a new york legend for sure. >>> time now for weather from across the country on this monday morning. we have snow showers in the dakotas. snow wraps up from minneapolis to chicago and detroit. spreading later to the ohio valley, jersey, and philly. a wet day from houston and new orleans memphis. showers around seattle. snow in the cascades and northern rockies. >> 40s from salt lake city to boise. 16 in farg
Feb 14, 2013 4:00am PST
. pistorius was the first double-amputee to run in the olympics and reach the semifinal at the london games. our team in south africa will have the latest coming up on "good morning america." >> lots of questions there. >>> a surprising, new government study finds the morning-after pill is more popular than ever before. about 11% of women now say they've used plan b emergency contraception. that's up 4% from a decade ago. researchers believe the pill's increased popularity is because its easier to get. only girls younger than 17 need a prescription. >>> lady gaga fans are disappointed this morning after a hip injury forced her to cancel the rest of her born this way tour. on tuesday, gaga announced she would postpone four dates. but tests on wednesday reveal that she has a tear in her hip and will require surgery. the 26-year-old tweeted that after her last performance, she couldn't walk. and she still can't walk. >>> two years after a crazed gunman nearly claimed her life, former congresswoman gabby giffords is showing just how far she's come. giffords is featured in the new issue of "vogu
Feb 21, 2013 4:00am EST
a bafta in london. the oldest best actress winner, jessica tandy, won when she was 80 for "driving miss daisy." marlee matlin is the youngest for "children of a lesser god." and many remember tatum o'neal, who won best supporting actress for "paper moon." >> i'm happy and exciting. but it's something that i never would think i would happen at your age. >> reporter: but many critics believe this year, experience will pay off in oscar gold. >> i think emmanuelle riva from "amour" will win best actress. >> reporter: oscar sunday happens to be emmanuelle riva's 86th birthday. she would have two reasons to celebrate. bran sy hit, abc news, los angeles. >> i love the tidbits and history behind the show. >> i think we're going to have to know the name quvenzhane and how to say it. >>> that's what's making news in america this morning. >> stay with us for "good morning america." and have a wonderful day.